June 7, 2019
ECF Inner Harbour trial site for intertidal shellfish reef and translocated mangrove seedlings

Approvals secured for shoreline protection trial

The Foundation is now several steps closer to being able to deliver its Inner Harbour shoreline protection trial in […]
March 1, 2019

Bid to apply UNHaRMED model to Coastal Flooding and Erosion

The Estuary Care Foundation has partnered with the University of Adelaide and Wavelength Consulting to bid for 2019 […]
February 11, 2019
Shoreline protection trial site by ECF in Inner Harbour, Port Adelaide

Nature-based shoreline protection trial, Inner Harbour, Port Adelaide

The Foundation has secured a $10K SA Community Sustainability Grant, sponsored by the SA Government and the Conservation […]
December 11, 2018
Opening title slide for presentation about Restoring and Monitoring seagrass in Port RIver & Barker Inlet Estuary

ECF progress in monitoring and restoring seagrass in Estuary, 2018

A Marine Mardi-grass was held at the University of Adelaide on Monday, December 10th. The symposium was organised […]
October 13, 2018
Water Research Lab report - Coastal Engineering Assessment for Trial Oyster Shell Filled Bag Structures: Port River, Adelaide

Water Research Lab, UNSW advice for Snowden’s trial

The Water Research Laboratory (WRL) at the University of New South Wales has provided the coastal engineering advice […]
October 10, 2018
Bagged shell in place secured by manila rope to hardwood posts

Snowden’s seagrass and shellfish restoration trial begins

Today was a major milestone, with the Foundation now able to show the first stage of a ‘living […]
September 25, 2018
Visitors at Tennyson Dunes Open Day 23.9.18

Tennyson Dunes Open Day 23.9.18

The Estuary Care Foundation had a display at the Tennyson Dunes Open Day on Sept 23rd. Foundation volunteers […]
September 19, 2018

Presentation to Rotary Club of West Lakes

Catherine McMahon addressed the Rotary Club of West Lakes evening meeting on September 18th: Restoration of the Port […]
September 9, 2018
Seagrass visible in Port River at low tide, at northern end of Mutton Cove Conservation Reserve, with red-capped plover 28 August 2018

Natural seagrass restoration at Mutton Cove

Low spring tides (e.g. 0.5m) have revealed that there is natural seagrass (Zostera) restoration occuring at the northern […]
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